AHOSKIE, N.C. (July 22, 2015) – The opening of the new Hardee’s® of Ahoskie will take place next week with planned promotional activities to follow including the opportunity for early risers to win free Thickburgers® for a year. The new Hardee’s at 104 N.C. 561 East opens on Monday, July 27th, at 5 a.m.
Planned opening celebration activities will follow several days later on Saturday, Aug. 1. On that morning, in conjunction with radio station WAFX 106.7, the first 106 people in line at opening at 5 a.m. will receive free Thickburgers for a year (coupons for one a week). Those guests also will get a free Made From ScratchTM Sausage Biscuit and a beverage that morning. From 6-8 a.m. that day the Hardee’s will also have an on site broadcast by a disc jockey from the radio station during which guests can win prize wheel giveaways.
The new Hardee’s will employ 55 to 60 people, according to Hardee’s franchise operator Boddie-Noell Enterprises. The company operates a number of other Hardee’s locations in Eastern North Carolina and has 129 locations throughout the state.
In addition to a menu that is built around the famous Made From Scratch Biscuits, charbroiled 100% Black Angus Beef Thickburgers and Hand-Breaded Chicken TendersTM , the new Hardee’s location will also feature the chain’s fresh-baked buns for the full selection of 1/3-pound and larger Thickburgers.
Seating up to 69 guests, the new restaurant has a distinctive look, featuring the latest “retro” Hardee’s restaurant design and includes a flatscreen TV. The restaurant also features drive-thru service.
“We’re really excited to bring this newest Hardee’s location to Ahoskie and surrounding communities,” said Mike Boddie, president of Boddie-Noell’s Restaurant Division. “As a family owned company, we look forward to being involved in the community and to supporting the growth of the area.”
Operating hours for the Hardee’s are 5 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Mondays through Thursdays, 5 a.m. to 11 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays, and 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Sundays.
This newest location will be the 336th Hardee’s operated by Boddie-Noell, which has been a Hardee’s franchise operator for more than 50 years and is the largest Hardee’s franchisee in the United States.
About Boddie-Noell Enterprises
Boddie-Noell is proud to have been a Hardee’s franchise operator for more than 50 years. Family owned, Boddie-Noell is the largest Hardee’s franchisee in the United States with 336 restaurant locations in four states. The company is based in Rocky Mount, N.C. For more information, visit www.bneinc.com.